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Interest Rates

Effects of interest rates on the saving and investment behavior in Pakistan

An interest rate is the cost of borrowing money, or conversely, the income earned from lending money. Interest rates are expressed as percentage of the principal per period. “Reduced interest rates encourage people to spend money on home improvements”   …

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What is a sovereign wealth fund?

What is a sovereign wealth fund?

Norway’s sovereign wealth fund, the largest in the world, has just exceeded $1 trillion for the first time. As sovereign wealth funds around the world grow in size and number, they are becoming increasingly powerful players on the global financial scene. But …

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